Toronto Public Library

Wed, March 20, 2024
7:00 PM
Toronto, ON
Bram & Bluma Appel Salon

Wednesday, March 20

Joy Harjo: Weaving Sundown in a Scarlet Light

Joy Harjo, the 23rd United States Poet Laureate, takes the Appel Salon stage to discuss her groundbreaking career

Q&A and book signing to follow. Books available for purchase.

If you're interested in attending this event, you may also be interested in the Pre-Show event at 6:00pm, Prelude in Prologue: An Evening of Live Jazz, where you can enjoy the music of legendary artists including Louis Armstrong, Lester Young and Ray Charles through an evening of live Jazz, Swing, and Blues performed by The Sean Stanley Trio. Register for the Pre-Show here.

Ticket registration for this event is required: Free tickets for this event will be available to book via Eventbrite beginning on February 28 at 9:00am ET.

About this event’s guests:

Joy Harjo

Falen Johnson

Read more:

Weaving Sundown in a Scarlet Light: Fifty Poems for Fifty Years

Catching the Light


This event is part of our signature Salon Series, where we host local and international authors, artists and thinkers in conversation about their new books and big ideas.

It is also part of our Indigenous Celebrations series, generously supported by TD Bank Group, through the TD Ready Commitment.